Pictured from right to left: Candidates Matt Martin, Angie Maloney, Heather Way Kitzes, Kimball Ladien, Michael Negron, Gus Katsafaros, Jeff Jenkins and Eileen Dordek are running for 47th Ward alderman. Alex Hernandez/ Block Club Chicago

Candidates Weigh In On School Security, An Elected School Board At 47th Ward Education Forum

A crowd of nine candidates aim to replace outgoing Ald. Ameya Pawar.

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La Catrina Coffee Shop Owners Aim To Sell The Beloved Pilsen Cafe And Move To Mexico

The owners plan to move to Guanajuato City, Mexico, where they’ll open a community space.

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The People’s Stage Brings Karaoke, Community to Chicago Parks: ‘Performing Is Sharing’

This weekend, the most welcoming karaoke crew in town kicks off a tour of Chicago's parks at HornerFest in Ravenswood.

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2 Baby Gorillas At The Lincoln Park Zoo Have Been Named

The newborns' names pay tribute to areas where the zoo does research on ape and chimp groups.